English

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Etymology

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school +‎ yard

Pronunciation

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  • Audio (US):(file)

Noun

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schoolyard (plural schoolyards)

  1. (chiefly US) The grounds around a school.
  2. (chiefly UK) An open field near a school used for recreation by the students.

Hyponyms

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  • (open field near a school): blacktop (US)

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